Welcome to the new series Living With Purpose in Every Season! If you missed last week’s post you can find it in the link below.
And now for Week 2!
Living With Purpose – Week 2: Sweet Seasons of Blessing
Every good gift and every perfect gift is from above, coming down from the Father of lights, with whom there is no variation or shadow due to change. James 1:17 (ESV)
Have you ever had a season in your life when things actually worked out right?
Maybe it was a dream vacation, a romantic proposal, or perhaps it was the birth of a child after years of prayers.
Maybe you received a check in the mail at the perfect time or watched God provide in the most precious way.
Maybe it was the time someone paid for your meal, or brought over a bag of hand-me-down clothes that were the perfect fit.
Maybe for you it was the way God changed your life from wreckage and baggage, to freedom and grace.
Think back on your life and remember.
What has God done for you?
When we forget what God can do, and does for each of us, we often stop living with purpose. We get wrapped up in what we need from God and forget how to live for God. We spend our time waiting for the next big break and we stop praising God for what He has already done for us.
As we continue Living With Purpose in Every Season, here is a simple challenge this week:
1. Recall what God has done.